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Exploring the connections between green economy and informal economy in South Africa
(Academy of Science of South Africa, 2015)
The notion of an inclusive green economy in the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication requires an approach that engages with the informal economy. However, the informal economy is generally ignored ...
A conceptual framework for energy technology sustainability assessment
Technology assessment has changed in nature over the last four decades from an analytical tool for technology evaluation, which depends heavily on quantitative and qualitative modelling methodologies, into a strategic planning ...
Sustainable development : the question of integration and coordination
(South African Association of Public Administration and Management, 2004-09)
It could be argued that the quest for integration is at the core of sustainable development implementation issues. Although there is no simple answer to the integration challenge there is no doubt that organisational ...
So what is so unsustainable about the global economy?
(Health and Medical Publications Group (HMPG), 2012-03)
In 1987 the World Commission on Environment and Development published Our Common Future. This report attempted to reconcile the ecological ‘limits to growth’, articulated by the northern green movement since the early ...
The correlation between energy cost share, human, and economic development : using time series data from Australasia, Europe, North America, and the BRICS nations
This paper investigates how a change in a region’s energy cost share (ECS), a ratio of a region’s energy expenditure as a fraction of its gross domestic product (GDP), affects the region’s social and economic development. ...